It’s Christmas Time in the City

Dec 23, 2022 9:15:00 AM / by Eliza Drohan

Santa Claus is coming to Aussie town! Eliza tells us why Sydney has been such a welcoming place this holiday season and how she's been soaking up the Christmas spirit. Check out how Sydney has been decked out for the season!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Local Culture

Christmas in Australia

Dec 22, 2022 3:30:00 PM / by Kenny Tam

Kenny heads out for a festive visit to the Grounds of Alexandria in Sydney! Check out what it's like to celebrate the holidays abroad and what the differences are in Australia and the US.

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Local Culture

My Travels in Italia

Dec 20, 2022 4:00:00 PM / by William Lammons

How do you decide on where to travel and visit when you're studying abroad? William shares why he enjoyed and prioritized visiting cities and towns around Italy—and what the atmosphere was like in and out of Florence.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Why Study Abroad

A Day in the Life of a CAPA London Theater Student

Dec 20, 2022 1:00:00 PM / by Zack Hodgkins

Zack is an Acting major taking Theater classes and more in London. He shows us what he gets up to during his day with visits to Shakespeare's Globe and more!

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

A Christmas Story

Dec 19, 2022 4:00:00 PM / by Dr. Michael Woolf

"Thoughts on Education Abroad" is a monthly column written by CAPA The Global Education Network's Deputy President for Strategic Engagement Dr. Michael Woolf. This month, Dr. Woolf remarks on the holiday season as an opportunity for students and educators to learn about religious festivals around the world, as well as its history, inclusivity, and regional significance.

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

Glamping Overnight at Taronga Zoo in Sydney

Dec 16, 2022 9:15:00 AM / by Rachel Shaw

What is it like staying overnight at a zoo? Let Rachel tell you all about it! Several CAPA students had the chance to enjoy a "Roar and Snore" experience at Taronga Zoo in Sydney.

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia

Making a 3-Course Italian Meal from Scratch

Dec 15, 2022 9:45:00 AM / by Taylor Jenkins

Are you hungry for some Italian food? Taylor and several CAPA students went to a My Global City cooking class and made three courses of food from scratch! Put your chef hat on and get into the culinary mode with us.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Food Abroad

Tour This Student Flat in London

Dec 14, 2022 10:00:00 AM / by Amarah McDougal

Come and tour this student flat in London! Amarah shows us around her digs for the semester that she shares with four other flatmates. She also tells about the convenience of her location and how diverse it is.

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Posted in: London, England

My Trip to Morocco: Why You Should Go Outside Europe While Studying Abroad in Barcelona

Dec 13, 2022 10:00:00 AM / by Solomon Herring

Studying abroad in Europe opens up opportunities to see neighboring countries. In this post, CAPA Barcelona student Solomon encourages looking past the continent into another destination that has a unique culture and history. Here's why he recommends visiting Morocco.

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Posted in: Barcelona, Spain

My Global City Experience: Touring the Tower of London

Dec 12, 2022 9:00:00 AM / by Kathleen Gorman

Kathleen and a group of CAPA students visited the Tower of London, White Tower, Crown of Jewels exhibit, and more during a CAPA My Global City event. My Global City events are offered by CAPA for students of our study abroad programs to experience their host city in thoughtfully guided and immersive ways. Check out more about this tour!

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Posted in: London, England, International Education, Local Culture